Commanding His Heart Glossary

Emeline “Em” Winthrop – Post-Revolutionary Jamestown farmer’s daughter escaping an unfortunate betrothal
Mr. Winthrop – Em’s father, a farm owner who can no longer work, due to an injury in the war
Mrs. Winthrop – Em’s mother, who worries about her children’s welfare and wants her daughter to marry someone well-off
Danny Winthrop – Em’s elder brother who died in the Revolutionary War
Jackey Winthrop – Em’s lovable younger brother
Prudence “Pru” Bonworthe – Em’s older sister, a newlywed
Edwin Bonworthe – Pru’s husband, a former naval officer-turned-store-owner. Em’s brother-in-law
Commander Miers Redding – A naval commander from Connecticut, friend of Em’s brother-in-law
Lawrence Grady – An older, cruel and wealthy plantation owner who wants to marry Em
Liberty – the Winthrops’ horse
Captain Ramses Crawley – Pirate, Captain of The Black Rose
Alexander – Cabin boy aboard The Black Rose
Eliza Newbury – The woman Commander Redding is trying to rescue
Percival Wyatt – Eliza’s captor

Jamestown Slaves
Beatrice
Daisy
Henrietta
Matilda
Rose
Sara

Pirate Crew
Bucky
Clancy
Ginty
Jones
McNichol
Pleats

Ships
The Black Rose
La Belladonna


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